Gecko to invest $1.8bn in Namibia soda ash, phosphates project
Published: Monday, 09 May 2011
Chemicals complex to replace Asian imports to country’s growing uranium industry
Gecko Mining plans to build a chemicals complex in Namibia
to produce soda ash, sulphuric acid and phosphoric acid, the
South African group said.
According to Namibian newspaper Informanté, Gecko has
earmarked 12bn Namibian dollars ($1.8bn) for the project, which
will also go towards the construction of a new harbour....